Epoch Making Toys names new senior national account manager

Epoch Making Toys is bolstering its UK team, with the addition of John Briggs as the firm’s new senior national account manager. 

Boasting a wealth of industry knowledge, Briggs has over 15 years of experience having worked in senior sales roles at other toy companies such as MGA Entertainment, HTI and Vivid.

“We are delighted to welcome John on board at this exciting time in the development of the Epoch business across the UK and Ireland,” said Neil Bandtock, MD at Epoch.

“John has over 15 years’ experience in helping to develop toy retail sales and I’m sure he will be an important member of our team, as we continue our growth.”

Prior to joining Epoch, Briggs also held the position of national account manager at LeapFrog.

Briggs added: “I’m very pleased to be joining the Epoch Making Toys team at such an exciting time in the company’s development. 

“Significant growth this year, with exciting new brands in the pipeline for early next year, is an inspiring mix.”

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